Examining the role of Viruses in Breast and Prostate Cancer
The projects involve screening clinical samples (fixed and fresh/frozen) and cancer cell lines for the presence of viruses using various protein and molecular biology techniques. These include Immunohistochemistry, DNA purification, and PCR and in-situ PCR.
H&E stain with in situ PCR for EBV and HPV,
and E6 protein staining (IHC) on a fixed breast cancer specimen
BABS personnel responsible for this project: